Marion Swanson Todd, 88, of Batavia, formerly of North Aurora, passed away on Monday, February 23, 2004 in Geneva. She was born March 19, 1915 in Batavia, the daughter of John Adolph and Minnie (nee Carlson) Swanson. She was united in marriage to Edward Todd on April 10, 1946 at her parent's home in Batavia.
Marion graduated from Batavia High School with the Class of 1933. After graduation, she was employed by Campana Corporation (later purchased by Purex Corporation). She was employed there until her retirement in 1982. Marion was an active lifetime member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Batavia, where she was a member of the choir, served as a Sunday School teacher and was an assistant organist from 1972 until 1989. Marion was also a member of the Batavia Historical Society and Batavia Senior Citizens.
She is survived by several beloved nieces and nephews, including Doris Lynch, Marcia Galloway, Sharon Darr, Mary Roelker, Nancy Johnson, Vicki Gary and David Swanson. She is also survived by several grand nieces and nephews, many cousins and dear friends.
Visitation will be held from 9 AM until 11 AM on Thursday, February 26, 2004 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Batavia, where a funeral service will be held at 11 AM following the visitation hours. The Rev. Jeff Gricke will officiate. Private interment will be at Spring Lake Cemetery in Aurora.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church Music Department, 8 S. Lincoln Street, Batavia, IL, 60510. For further information, please contact Moss Family Funeral Home in Batavia at: 630-879-7900.
Spring Lake Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Apr 07, 2004
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